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Well off the beaten track, but truly magnificent.

Great Coxwell tithe barn is an amazing sight. It is huge and the roof structure has to be seen to... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
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Great Coxwell barn

A superb structure to explore, demonstrating the skills of our forebears. Surprising and... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
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2 miles South West of Faringdon | Between A420 and B4019, Faringdon SN7 7LZ, England
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Reviewed 17 August 2018

Great Coxwell tithe barn is an amazing sight. It is huge and the roof structure has to be seen to be believed. That it has survived at all is a tribute to the National Trust.

Thank Linton3193
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

A superb structure to explore, demonstrating the skills of our forebears. Surprising and awe-inspiring!

Thank Royston S
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The Great Barn is a 13th Century Building in the wonderful village of Great Coxwell.. There is no charge for entry but donations are very welcome. You can park on the road near the entrance. It is quite close to Badbury Hill and if you...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

My wife and I could not visit Buscot till after lunchtime so having noticed Great Coxwell Barn in the NT BOOK we thought it would be worth visiting as it was so close and we found it fascinating. It is so impressive the size and...More

Thank busterSolihull
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Beautifully preserved in a lovely landscape. It’s worth a visit as part of a walk etc. Bradbury Hill is just a short walk (uphill) away.

Thank Harry W
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely lake to walk around and plenty to see.lovely afternoon out.not far and easy to find. Was also on Downtown Abbey .

Thank dawnthomas2014
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Well worth the detour to visit this medieval tithe barn to get a better understanding of tithe barns of the period. It is owned by the National Trust. There is no formal access charge but donations towards the cost of its upkeep are welcomed

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Lovely old barn, great spot for a picnic on a sunny day. My children love playing in the barn and can entertain themselves for hours.

Thank Ruth L
Reviewed 18 October 2017

To think that it was built so long ago and still standing shows the craftsman ship of the people who built it.Although the barn is now empty it is easy to imagine what went on there after reading the information boards on the site

Thank Tonyholland233
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I have visited this outstanding property a number of times - the last being late Spring this year. Not another soul around so we were able to relish our walk around the barn and then walk inside. The quiet atmosphere helped us to reflect on...More

Thank merida1980
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